Wilborn Ross Cemetery

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Wilborn Ross Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Mouth of Wilson

Directions: From junction of US Hwy 58 and SR 93, west 1/4 mile on US 58 to cemetery on right (north) side of road. Cemetery is approximately 200 ft from highway.

GPS Coordinates: N36.587440 W81.322419

Surveyed by: Joe W. Phipps

Comments: Cemetery fenced, untended and becoming overgrown, not visible from hwy.

Wilborn Ross Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
ROSS, Wilborn 16 Jan 1813 27 Apr 1900 "86 yr 10 mo 11 days"
ROSS, Adah S. 15 Jul 1814 31 May 1892 [Wife of Wilborn Ross]
ROSS, Alexander Cicero 22 Jun 1849 14 Mar 1910  
ROSS, Margaret Pierce 18 Sep 1852 15 May 1933 [Wife of A.C. Ross]
unknowns     ten or twelve unmarked graves